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Demographics

People

Total Population1,455
Male Share of the Population46.9%
Female Share of the Population53.1%
Senior Citizens14%
Employed Population 16+725
Age of the Population41

Families

% of people married62.6%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher27.1%
Median Earnings25+$37,019
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$29,583
Median Earnings With High School Degree$29,524

Wealth

Median Family Income$66,792
% Above Poverty Level94%
% Below Poverty Level6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home2.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.8%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone20.8%
Median Gross Rent$800
Median House Value$151,200

Ancestry

German22.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)17%
Irish10%
English8%
Polish3.4%
Dutch2.5%
Italian2.4%
Scottish1.7%
French Except Basque1.6%
Swedish1.3%
Swiss1.2%
Welsh0.7%
Norwegian0.4%
Finnish0.3%
Ukrainian0.3%
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Claremont Almanac

CategoryValue
County Catawba County
Standard Zip Codes28610
Phone Area Codes828
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude35.71
Approximate Longitude-81.15

Claremont Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationHICKORY RGNL AP
Distance13.4 miles
Jan Temp29 to 49 F
Apr Temp46 to 70 F
Jul Temp68 to 88 F
Oct Temp48 to 71 F
Annual Precip48.9 inches
StationLINCOLNTON 4 W
Distance20.1 miles
Jan Temp29 to 50 F
Apr Temp46 to 72 F
Jul Temp67 to 89 F
Oct Temp47 to 72 F
Annual Precip48.1 inches
StationLENOIR
Distance25.8 miles
Jan Temp26 to 48 F
Apr Temp42 to 70 F
Jul Temp65 to 88 F
Oct Temp44 to 71 F
Annual Precip49.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Catawba600$59,773
Conover8,263$53,404
Hickory40,274$55,213
Long View5,071$38,094
Maiden3,373$53,833
Newton12,999$38,661

Claremont Public Schools

Bunker Hill High
4675 Oxford School Road
ZIP: 28610
(828) 241-3355
High
Total Enrollment 936
Claremont Elementary
3384 E Main Street
ZIP: 28610
(828) 459-7921
Primary
Total Enrollment 404
Mill Creek Middle
1041 Shiloh Road
ZIP: 28610
(828) 241-2711
Middle
Total Enrollment 497
Oxford Elementary
5915 Oxford School Road
ZIP: 28610
(828) 459-7220
Primary
Total Enrollment 633
River Bend Middle
4670 Oxford School Road
ZIP: 28610
(828) 241-2754
Middle
Total Enrollment 510
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